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Society & Culture

The School To Prison Pipeline   video
Society & Culture  (tags: Prison Industrial Complex, Chris Hedges, Walter Fortson, Boris Franklin )

- 1 day ago -
Another program by Chris Hedges discusses the school to prison pipeline with two former prisoners Walter Fortson and Boris Franklin who admit with the way the system is set up they are the exception rather than the rule of making it after release.
Mylan EpiPen Manufacturer Hit By Investor Panic!
Society & Culture  (tags: ethics, abuse, politics, safety, society, health )

- 1 day ago -
Some large number of Mylan investors have left the possibly sinking, at least leaking, ship. The maneuvers that its CEO pulled could have put this story into Politics, as well.
Cellphones Raise Kids Risk at Crossings, Study Finds
Society & Culture  (tags: cell phones, street-crossing, children, Ben-Gurion University, Israel )

- 15 hours ago -
Ben-Gurion University researchers say calls impact everyoneâEUR(TM)s street-crossing behavior, but children are more affected. The study was published recently in the journal Safety Science.
Why Can't Our Economy Promote Equality and Shared Prosperity?
Society & Culture  (tags: Wall Street, economy, jobs, economic injustice, income disparity, wealth inequality, activism, campaigns, reform )

- 1 day ago -
Instead of griping about the greedheads of Wall Street and the rip-off financial system they've hung around our necks, why don't we "Take On Wall Street"?
A U.S. Government Hooked on, Obsessed With, Perpetual War
Society & Culture  (tags: government, world, war )

- 1 day ago -
America continues to pour massive amounts of the countrys wealth into building and maintaining a vast military empire.
The Twilight of Fox News
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, media, entertainment news )

- 7 hours ago -
As pay TV slowly declines, cable news faces a demographic cliff. And nobody has further to fall than the merchant of right-wing outrage.
Arkansas Judge Jails Cancer Patient Over Unpaid BillsâEUR"That's Just the Start
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, corruption, law, politics, society )

Cheryl A.
- 1 hour ago -
"Between the time of his charges and his latest jailing, Robertson had been sentenced to a stretch in jail over outstanding fines. Sherwood police officers came to his door, demanding money and threatening arrest." Peace.
Huma AbedinâEUR(TM)s Mom Linked to Shocking Anti-Women Book
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, education, environment, ethics, family, government, politics, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, women, world, sharia law )

- 4 hours ago -
This happened despite ­evidence at the time that Saleha M. Abedin had explored the religious merits of sexual submissiveness, child marriage, lashings and stonings for adulterous women, and even the ­circumcision of girls.
Hungover Customer Brings Heaps of Business to Struggling Alberta Fish and Chip Shop
Society & Culture  (tags: Human Interest, facebook, social media, Good Samaritan, community, social cohesion, ethics, culture, GoodNews, goodnews, interesting )

Steven L
- 7 hours ago -
Up until a few days ago, business was absolutely terrible at John McMillan s little fish and chips shop in Lethbridge, Alta.
Justice for Unarmed Deaf Man Gunned Down By Police
Society & Culture  (tags: death, disabled, deaf, murder, police shooting )

- 1 hour ago -
North Carolina State Highway Patrol claims that deaf man, Daniel Kevin Harris, failed the pull over when signaled. Harris tried to communicate using sign language. Witnesses say the officer fired his gun immediately after exiting his police car.
Making Whole-Child Education the Norm
Society & Culture  (tags: whole-child education )

- 2 hours ago -
How research and policy initiatives can make social and emotional skills a focal point of childrenâEUR(TM)s education
Rape Victim Thrown in Jail After Breaking Down in Court
Society & Culture  (tags: corruption, law, police, Rape victim, Corrupt Judges )

Cheryl A.
- 54 minutes ago -
"ItâEUR(TM)s one of those stories that sounds and feels surreal, yet it happened. JennyâEUR(TM)s attorney filed a lawsuit against the Harris County sheriff, the jail guard who allegedly hit Jenny while in jail, and the prosecutor who requested she be jailed. .peace
Punishing the Poor: Welfare Reform and Its Democratic Apologists
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, family, society, women, government )

Cheryl A.
- 10 minutes ago -
"Having campaigned on a promise to "end welfare as we know it," Bill Clinton, the darling of the Democratic Leadership Council, signed the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act into law in 1996." Peace.

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